Unbreech

Unbreech

Un*breech"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Unbreeched; p. pr. & vb. n. Unbreching.] [1st pref. un- + breech.]

1. To remove the breeches of; to divest or strip of breeches. --Shak.

2. (Gun.) To free the breech of, as a cannon, from its fastenings or coverings. --Pennant.
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